intro - introduction to system maintenance and operation
The manual pages in section 8 contain information related to
and maintenance. They describe commands used to create new file
systems, newfs(8); verify the integrity of the file systems,
control disk usage, edquota(8); maintain system backups,
dump(8); and recover
files when disks die an untimely death, restore(8).
The newfs(8) manual for the specific architecture the system
on should be consulted when formatting disks and tapes.
services like inetd(8) and ftpd(8) are also described. The
crash(8) should be consulted to understand how to interpret
Tutorials in the UNIX System Manager's Manuals:
The intro section manual page appeared in 4.2BSD.
OpenBSD 3.6 December 11, 1993
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